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L'orange Bleue

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Vieux Lille 3
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30, Rue Lepelletier, Lille, France
03 20 55 04 70
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7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 63
    Excellent
  • 99
    Very good
  • 39
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Dinner with colleagues

Had a long dinner with colleagues there. Was pricier than the other restaurants in the neighbourhood but it was worth it. service was good. food was good. i had the lamb and it was delicious!!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
JLira
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Mauritius
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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230 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Mauritius
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Had a long dinner with colleagues there. Was pricier than the other restaurants in the neighbourhood but it was worth it. service was good. food was good. i had the lamb and it was delicious!!!

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Reading,
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Wanted a nice traditional french restaurant for my husbands birthday. Booked this online and we were not disappointed. A couple of minutes walk from the centre this restaurant was welcoming. Started with cocktails then delicious starters and mains a good bottle of chardonnay and brandies to follow all for €115. Stunning food mainly locals eating but they must know it's... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
122 reviews 122 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

As a result of an incident on the Eurostar line between Lille & London we were forced to stay overnight in the beautiful city, we searched for a restaurant that we knew, it was a Monday & it was closed so we found l'orange bleue nearby, what a find , good local food, excellent service ,in fact it was all... More 

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Rio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

The place is great. But unfortunately the service was almost rude and the food have frustrate our expectations.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The receptionist was the best bit about the place, helpful, kind and thoughtful, stunning building too. It was NYE and we were booked in for 10pm. We managed to sit a bit earlier. The food was average, the service terrible. They appeared short staffed, yet complacent. We had to ask for more wine, they delivered the wrong main for my... More 

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Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The restaurant was full (best make a reservation) yet the service was top - complements to the very kind and hard working waiter. Food was very tasteful too. We did not go for the dessert but they all really looked awesome.

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Very nice "Estaminet" in Lille, location in Lille Center, food is excellent : just try the Rabbit leg with Maroilles cheese and the Tartelette aux Maroilles. But better to make a reservation.

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London
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I first visited this restaurant 2 years ago where we happened upon it by chance on a very rainy winters night when other restaurants were full. Such was the impression we wanted to come back although this time we pre booked for safety. When pre booking they only give you two options 7:30pm or 9:30pm and ideally I would have... More 

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Mackenbach, Germany
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Visited the restaurant as a group of 16 with reservations. Enjoyed the food. Really quiet good. The service wasn't fast, but that's to be expected when you are getting good food. It is authentic regional cuisine, so it's good to try it when visiting the area. The price was reasonable, 35 euros for a 3 course meal - no wine,... More 

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Orlando, Florida
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We are never disappointed by the delicious food or service. A family favorite! Love the steak au poivre.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 30, Rue Lepelletier, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nord-Pas-de-Calais  >  Nord  >  Lille>  > Vieux Lille 3
  • Neighborhood: Vieux Lille 3
  • Phone Number: 03 20 55 04 70

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 22
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?